Parks and Recreation

Cordova Parks & Recreation

The City of Cordova, Department of Parks & Recreation manages and maintains a wide range of facilities around the district that provide opportunities to get active and make the most of what this special place has to offer. Whether you’re a gym bunny, a swimmer or a splasher, a team player or solo runner, a weekend hiker or a keen boatie there’s something for you in Cordova.

The City owns and operates two recreation facilities – Bidarki Recreation Center and the Bob Korn Memorial Swimming Pool.

Cordova has beautiful parks and open spaces, great for all kinds of activities, including walking, biking, playing and more. We manage and maintain a number of parks and open spaces within the City including:

 

  • Hollis Henrichs Park
  • Odiak Pond & Boardwalk
  • Nettie Hansen Park
  • Nirvana Park
  • Children’s Memorial Park / Tot Lot / Pump Track
  • High School Ballfield
  • Orca Inlet Ball field / Multipurpose Field
  • Fisherman’s Park/Breakwater Trail
  • Fisherman’s Memorial
  • Odiak Camper Park
  • Lake Eyak Skater’s Cabin
  • The Fish Cleaning Station on New England Cannery Road (Route 10)

Camping Around Cordova

Eyak Lake Skater’s Cabin

 

Location: Power Creek Road, Cordova (marked on Google Maps as NF-S-839)

Eyak Lake Skater’s Cabin is a City operated, log cabin rental located on the Eyak Lake shoreline.

This rustic cabin  is equipped with a wood stove, bench and electricity and has an outdoor toilet.  The cabin does not have running water.  Outside the cabin is a public beach area with picnic table, fire pit and BBQ

Visitors must bring their own water, food, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, cook stoves, matches, cooking gear/utensils, lanterns or flashlights, toilet paper, first aid kit and garbage bags. Firewood maybe pre-purchased from the Department of Parks and Recreation prior to arrival at the cabin.  Maximum overnight capacity is 8.

Fees

Daily Use Fees

Maximum stay is 3 days.

  • 1 Night Rental:  $25
  • 2 Night Rental: $60
  • 3 Night Rental: $110
  • Deposit: $50

 

 

Odiak Camper Park

 

Location:  Whitshed Road, Cordova

 

The City owns and manages the camping sites and facilities at the Odiak Camper Park.  This RV camping area is open during summer only and primarily used by seasonal commercial fishermen and their families. Parking space includes electric hook up. Restrooms, showers, water supply and a basic play area are located at the facility.

Usage: May 1 – September 30.

 

Fees

For the 2021 Season the fees are as follows:

 

Short Term (<30 days)

RV: $27 per night (including power)

Tent: $11 per night

 

Long Term (>30 days)

RV: $26 per night + 0.20c per kWh

Security Deposit: $950

 

 

Cabin & Camp Reservations

Call for availability and to reserve.

(907) 424-7282
parksfrontdesk@cityofcordova.net

Parks and Rec E-Forms

All forms are being updated and will available again soon.  In the meantime please contact the Department on (907) 424 7282 or email parksfrontdesk@cityofcordova.net 

More from Parks and Recreation

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Take to the slopes at Mt. Eyak Ski Area.

Learn about the history of our town at the Cordova Museum or follow along with the Historical Society on Facebook.